Karen Turner

Chief Administrative Officer & Executive Vice President

In the role of CAO, KarenTurner provides supervision of CHP's energy solutions and homeownership departments. She also oversees thecompany's corporate development, human capital, and corporate administration departments.Previously, she served as the Regional President for Union Bank and Trust in southwest Virginia. Karen worked for Union and its legacy banks, StellarOne and FNB since 2001. She formerly worked in commercial banking roles with SunTrust in Nashville, Tenn., Wachovia in Atlanta, and Wells Fargo Bank in Denver, Co. Karen graduated cum laude from Vanderbilt University in 1987, after studying psychology and business. She has been both a participant and an advisor in Leadership Roanoke Valley, and currently serves on the executive board for The Roanoke Regional Chamber of Commerce. She formerly served as secretary of the New River Valley Economic Development Alliance and as a board member for CHP, the Roanoke Blacksburg Technology Council, the Blacksburg Partnership, and Smart Beginnings of the New River Valley.

990 Cambria St NE
Christiansburg, VA 24073

kturner@chpc2.org

540.382.2002